The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst
Rank 187 154 110
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -44
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst 267 357 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 1.10% 1.44% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 1.55% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 266 355
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£450 £460 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £314 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Average hourly rate £30.50 £23.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.78% -14.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £23.50 £25.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £91.02 £35.75 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-19.64% +43.58%
Senior Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22424 22988 24376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.80% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15264 15754 16002
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 444 623
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.96%

Senior Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Analyst across the London region.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Senior Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Analyst across the London region.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in London

Senior Analyst
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst across the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Senior Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Senior Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst within the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +2 83 £475 +9.19% 46
Brentford - 2 £400 -
Uxbridge - 1 £320 -
Docklands, London - - - -
Hackney - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Southwark - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Croydon - - - - 1
Dagenham - - - -
Ilford - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - - 1
Sidcup - - - -
Twickenham - - - -
Senior Analyst
England

Senior Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Analyst in their job title.

1 176 (31.88%) Finance
2 145 (26.27%) SQL
3 104 (18.84%) Banking
4 92 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 69 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 66 (11.96%) Microsoft
7 62 (11.23%) Windows
8 53 (9.60%) ITIL
9 52 (9.42%) Front Office
10 51 (9.24%) Investment Banking
10 51 (9.24%) QA
11 44 (7.97%) User Acceptance Testing
12 43 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
12 43 (7.79%) Data Analysis
13 41 (7.43%) Risk Management
14 40 (7.25%) Analytics
15 39 (7.07%) MS Excel
16 38 (6.88%) Oracle
16 38 (6.88%) Degree
17 37 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
18 36 (6.52%) Active Directory
19 35 (6.34%) SQL Server
19 35 (6.34%) Management Information System
20 34 (6.16%) Project Management
21 32 (5.80%) Firewall
22 31 (5.62%) CRM
23 30 (5.43%) Java
23 30 (5.43%) Derivative
24 29 (5.25%) NHS
24 29 (5.25%) Asset Management

Senior Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Senior Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (4.35%) SAS
2 17 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 17 (3.08%) MS Exchange
3 12 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (1.81%) CMS
5 7 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (1.09%) IIS
7 4 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.72%) CICS
7 4 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.72%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.72%) Drupal
8 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.54%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.54%) Apache
9 2 (0.36%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.36%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.36%) WorkSite
Applications
1 39 (7.07%) MS Excel
2 26 (4.71%) MS Office
3 14 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.17%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.63%) SPSS
5 9 (1.63%) MS Project
6 2 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.72%) LatentZero
2 4 (0.72%) Summit
3 3 (0.54%) Sophis RISQUE
3 3 (0.54%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.36%) Eagle PACE
4 2 (0.36%) SiteCatalyst
4 2 (0.36%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.36%) Oracle Payroll
4 2 (0.36%) Misys Midas
5 1 (0.18%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.18%) RMDS
5 1 (0.18%) SimCorp Dimension
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.18%) Academy Housing
5 1 (0.18%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.54%) SaaS
2 1 (0.18%) Office 365
2 1 (0.18%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.18%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 32 (5.80%) Firewall
2 11 (1.99%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.99%) VPN
2 11 (1.99%) Internet
3 10 (1.81%) Intranet
4 7 (1.27%) SAN
4 7 (1.27%) LAN
4 7 (1.27%) WAN
4 7 (1.27%) Network Security
5 6 (1.09%) Wireless
5 6 (1.09%) MPLS
5 6 (1.09%) DNS
6 5 (0.91%) VoIP
7 4 (0.72%) DHCP
7 4 (0.72%) FTP
7 4 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (0.54%) Reverse Proxy
8 3 (0.54%) SSL
9 2 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (6.34%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.99%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (3.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (3.62%) Relational Database
4 19 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (3.26%) Data Mining
6 13 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 12 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (1.99%) QlikView
9 8 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (1.27%) RDBMS
10 7 (1.27%) Oracle BI EE
11 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.09%) DB2
12 5 (0.91%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.72%) BusinessObjects XI
13 4 (0.72%) KDB
13 4 (0.72%) MS Access
13 4 (0.72%) Big Data
13 4 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (4.17%) Selenium
2 14 (2.54%) Visual Studio
2 14 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (1.63%) Cucumber
3 9 (1.63%) FitNesse
4 7 (1.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (1.27%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.09%) WebDriver
6 5 (0.91%) JIRA
6 5 (0.91%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.72%) WATIR
7 4 (0.72%) Hudson
8 3 (0.54%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (0.54%) Sahi
8 3 (0.54%) Eclipse
8 3 (0.54%) NUnit
8 3 (0.54%) Subversion
8 3 (0.54%) Maven
9 2 (0.36%) CruiseControl
9 2 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 176 (31.88%) Finance
2 104 (18.84%) Banking
3 52 (9.42%) Front Office
4 51 (9.24%) Investment Banking
5 29 (5.25%) Marketing
6 20 (3.62%) Retail
7 12 (2.17%) Back Office
7 12 (2.17%) Legal
8 10 (1.81%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.45%) Advertising
9 8 (1.45%) Corporate Banking
10 7 (1.27%) Financial Institution
11 6 (1.09%) Publishing
12 5 (0.91%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.54%) Billing
13 3 (0.54%) Law
14 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.36%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.36%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.18%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.26%) .NET
1 18 (3.26%) XML
2 16 (2.90%) Web Services
3 12 (2.17%) HTML
4 9 (1.63%) CSS
5 8 (1.45%) WCF
6 7 (1.27%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.09%) JSON
8 5 (0.91%) XSLT
8 5 (0.91%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
9 4 (0.72%) Spring
10 3 (0.54%) Ajax
10 3 (0.54%) jQuery
10 3 (0.54%) RESTful
10 3 (0.54%) MSMQ
10 3 (0.54%) Middleware
10 3 (0.54%) COM+
10 3 (0.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.34%) Management Information System
2 30 (5.43%) Derivative
3 29 (5.25%) NHS
4 23 (4.17%) Fixed Income
5 21 (3.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 17 (3.08%) Equities
7 12 (2.17%) Credit Risk
7 12 (2.17%) Market Risk
8 9 (1.63%) Video on Demand
9 8 (1.45%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
10 7 (1.27%) Open Source
11 6 (1.09%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.09%) FMCG
11 6 (1.09%) Mathematics
11 6 (1.09%) Economics
12 5 (0.91%) Blackberry
12 5 (0.91%) Social Media
12 5 (0.91%) SWIFT
13 4 (0.72%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 62 (11.23%) Windows
2 25 (4.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (4.35%) UNIX
4 16 (2.90%) Windows 7
5 14 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (2.36%) Linux
7 9 (1.63%) Apple iOS
8 8 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.27%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.09%) Solaris
11 5 (0.91%) Windows XP
11 5 (0.91%) Android
12 2 (0.36%) MVS
13 1 (0.18%) AIX
13 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 69 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 53 (9.60%) ITIL
4 44 (7.97%) User Acceptance Testing
5 43 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (7.79%) Data Analysis
6 41 (7.43%) Risk Management
7 40 (7.25%) Analytics
8 37 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
9 34 (6.16%) Project Management
10 31 (5.62%) CRM
11 29 (5.25%) Asset Management
11 29 (5.25%) Use Case
12 28 (5.07%) Scrum
13 26 (4.71%) Migration
14 25 (4.53%) Data Management
14 25 (4.53%) UML
14 25 (4.53%) Investment Management
15 23 (4.17%) Test Scripting
15 23 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 145 (26.27%) SQL
2 30 (5.43%) Java
3 23 (4.17%) C#
4 17 (3.08%) VBA
5 12 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 10 (1.81%) VB
7 9 (1.63%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.45%) Ruby
9 6 (1.09%) PL/SQL
10 5 (0.91%) T-SQL
10 5 (0.91%) VBScript
10 5 (0.91%) C++
10 5 (0.91%) R
11 4 (0.72%) Bash Shell
11 4 (0.72%) Korn
12 3 (0.54%) Groovy
12 3 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.54%) Python
12 3 (0.54%) Perl
12 3 (0.54%) VB6
Qualifications
1 38 (6.88%) Degree
2 25 (4.53%) CISSP
3 17 (3.08%) ISEB
3 17 (3.08%) CISM
4 11 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (1.63%) MCSE
6 8 (1.45%) Security Cleared
7 7 (1.27%) CISA
8 6 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (0.91%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.91%) CEH
10 4 (0.72%) PhD
10 4 (0.72%) GIAC
10 4 (0.72%) GCIA
11 3 (0.54%) MBA
11 3 (0.54%) MCITP
11 3 (0.54%) ISTQB
11 3 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (0.54%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.54%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (9.24%) QA
2 10 (1.81%) SLA
3 8 (1.45%) EMIR
4 7 (1.27%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.72%) Basel III
6 3 (0.54%) AIFMD
6 3 (0.54%) UCITS
6 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.36%) MiFID
7 2 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.36%) FATCA
8 1 (0.18%) P3O
8 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (6.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.27%) VMware ESX
4 6 (1.09%) vSphere
5 4 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (0.36%) Xen
6 2 (0.36%) NLBS
6 2 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.36%) XenApp
6 2 (0.36%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.18%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.18%) UAG
Systems Management
1 16 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.54%) SCCM
3 2 (0.36%) SCOM
3 2 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.36%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.36%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.36%) WSUS
4 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.18%) OpenView
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.18%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 66 (11.96%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.88%) Oracle
3 28 (5.07%) VMware
4 19 (3.44%) HP
5 17 (3.08%) Cisco
6 13 (2.36%) CheckPoint
7 12 (2.17%) Siebel
7 12 (2.17%) Tableau
8 11 (1.99%) SAP
9 9 (1.63%) Business Objects
9 9 (1.63%) IBM
9 9 (1.63%) Citrix
10 8 (1.45%) Charles River
10 8 (1.45%) Omniture
11 7 (1.27%) Gemalto
11 7 (1.27%) Cyber-Ark
12 6 (1.09%) thinkFolio
12 6 (1.09%) Hyperion
12 6 (1.09%) Misys
12 6 (1.09%) PeopleSoft
City of London
iKonnect
Rate: £300 - £301 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £460 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £350.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £370 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £292 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £550-650 Daily
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £550 - £630 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £430 - £460 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Pertemps ERP
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 14 days ago